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Beavers: Gnawers of the Northern Woods: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals
How would you like to eat part of your house for food during the winter? Well that's just what some beavers do. Beavers are animals that live in the water. They spend most of their time there, even though they are mammals. That means they breathe air, so part of the time they are also on land. Beavers live in the water because it is safer for them. Educational Versions have CCSS activities.
Sea Dragons: Animals in Disguise: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
Sea dragons are among the weirdest animals in the sea. They look like sea plants with a snout. They have a long nose at the front of their head, but that is the only part that looks like an animal. Their body is round and lumpy, and sticking out from everywhere are growths. These growths make the sea dragon look like it is covered with leaves or twigs. Find out more. Has CCSS activities.
Sea Stars: Stars of the Sea: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
Sea stars are strange animals. They crawl along the sea floor on their spiny arms. Sea stars used to be called starfish. But they are not fish. That is why their name has now been changed to sea stars. A lot of people think sea stars only have five arms. Lots of them do. But they can have as few as four arms and as many as 18. Educational Versions have CCSS activities.
Barnacles: Hated Squatters of the Sea: Educational
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
A barnacle is an animal that lives in the sea. Many people don't think of a barnacle as an animal. That's because they never see it. The animal is hidden inside a shell. A barnacle has a round body. It also has six pairs of legs. That's twelve legs! But it doesn't use its legs for walking. It uses them to eat with. Educational Versions have CCSS activities.
Reindeer: Nomads of the North: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Deer, Moose & Caribou
A reindeer is a fur covered animal. Reindeer look like the animals that are said to pull Santa’s sleigh, but they don’t have shiny noses, and they can’t fly! Reindeer are often called caribou. In some parts of the world they are called reindeer. In other parts they are called caribou. Educational Versions have CCSS activities.
Wolves: Howlers of the Night: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Wolves & Coyotes
A wolf is an animal that looks a lot like a dog, but wolves are wild. You can't make friends with them like you can a dog. Wild wolves also don't make very good pets. They are usually afraid of people and will hide from them or will attack them. How much do you know about wolves? Find out: What a wolf mother feeds her babies? How fast a wolf can run? Educational Versions have CCSS activities.
Tigers: The Lion With Stripes: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,910. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Lions, Tigers, Leopards, etc.
Tigers are members of the cat family. They are the biggest cats still alive today. The saber-toothed tiger used to be bigger, but there are no more saber-toothed cats around. How much do you know about these cats? Find out: What a tiger uses his tail for? What is a liger or a tigon? How often do tigers catch the animals they chase? How much a tiger eats at one time? Has CCSS activities.
Sea Otters: Clowns of the Sea: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
Sea otters are mammals that live in the sea. They have very cute faces. Their faces start out dark when the sea otter is a baby. The older a sea otter gets, the lighter its face gets. What else do you know about Sea Otters? Find out: What is a sea otter’s junk food? How many hairs a sea otter has? Why they roll over in the water? Educational Versions have CCSS activities.
Roadrunners: Birds that Like to Run: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Birds
Beep-beep. It's a roadrunner. Or is it? Do roadrunners really go beep-beep? Can they really outrun a coyote? What is strange about a roadrunner’s feet? Can roadrunners fly? How fast can a roadrunner run? Learn what a roadrunner looks like, where it lives, what it eats, what eats it, how babies are born, and other fun facts. Educational Versions have CCSS activities. Ages 6 to 8.
Cougars: Lions of the Mountain: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Lions, Tigers, Leopards, etc.
What is the difference between a cougar, a puma, and a mountain lion? How high can a cougar jump to reach a tree limb? Do cougars live alone or in groups? Do cougars catch most of what they chase? What will a cougar do if it sees a dog? Find out what a cougar looks like, where it lives, what it eats, what eats it, how babies are born, and other fun facts. Educational Versions have CCSS activities.
Turtles: Shelled Creatures of Land and Sea: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Reptiles & Amphibians
How does a turtle warm up? How long can a turtle hibernate for? Do turtles have teeth? How many eggs can a sea turtle lay in a year? How long can a turtle hole its breath underwater? What happens to a box turtle if he eats too many strawberries? Find out what a turtle looks like, where it lives, what it eats, what eats it, how babies are born, and fun facts. Educational Versions have CCSS activiti
Polar Bears: Bears of Ice and Sea: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Bears
What two things does a polar bear like to do most of all? What is a polar bear's favorite food? How much does a baby polar bear weigh when it's born? How much does an adult polar bear weigh? Are polar bear babies born with fur? Find out what a polar bear looks like, where it lives, what it eats, what eats it, how babies are born, and other fun facts. Educational Versions have CCSS activities.
Whales: Giants of the Deep: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
What does a whale’s skin feel like? How many miles can a whale travel in a year? What is baleen? How do whales eat with it? What is the biggest animal in the world? Is it even bigger than a football field? Learn the answers to these questions, and more. Find out what a whale looks like, where it lives, what it eats, what eats it, how babies are born, and other fun facts. Has CCSS activities.
Spiders: Spinners of the Sticky Web: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Insects
You've seen them in your house, and in your yard. They're spiders. But there is more to these little guys than just their cobwebs. They can be interesting if you get to know them. Find out: What part of a spider’s body holds the lungs? What are book lungs? How many eyes does a spider have? Why a spider doesn’t stick to his own web? Educational Versions have CCSS activities.
Sharks: Chompers of the Sea: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
They are one of the fiercest animals in the ocean. How much do you know about sharks? Find out: Do sharks like to eat people? What does a shark's dorsal fin help him to do? How fast can a shark go through a set of teeth? Do sharks have bones? What does a shark’s skin feel like? Educational Versions have CCSS activities. Find out what a shark looks like, where it lives, what it eats, what eats
Rays and Skates: Pancakes of the Sea: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
Have you ever seen a ray? Sting rays, manta rays, and devil rays are all cousins who live in the sea. How much do you know about them? Find out: What do rays eat? What is a mermaid’s purse? What do a ray’s teeth look like? How big is the largest ray? Find out what a ray looks like, where it lives, what it eats, what eats it, how babies are born, and other fun facts. Educational Versions have CCSS
Zebras: Striped Horses of Africa: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Endangered
Zebras are striped horses that live on the plains of Africa. How much do you know about them? Find out: How do you tell how old a zebra is? What is a zebra’s favorite food? Do zebras eat meat? Who leads the herd when there is danger and they have to run? Find out what a zebra looks like, where it lives, what it eats, what eats it, how babies are born, and other fun facts. Has CCSS activities.
Raccoons: Masked Robbers of the Night: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Nocturnal
They live all over North America. One may even be living in your house! How much do you know about these wily creatures? Do you know: Do people eat raccoons? How many babies does a raccoon mother have? Can a raccoon reach up and turn the knob to open a door? Find out what a raccoon looks like, where it lives, what it eats, what eats it, how babies are born, and other fun facts. Has CCSS activities
Hippos: Giants Who Love the Water: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Hippos & Rhinos
Hippos are giant animals that live in Africa. How much do you know about these huge beasts? Find out: Are there such things as hippos that like to surf? What does a hippo like to eat? Can a hippo get sunburned? Do hippos really sweat blood? Find out what a hippo looks like, where it lives, what it eats, what eats it, how babies are born, and other fun facts. Educational Versions have CCSS activiti
Gorillas: Men of the African Forest: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Jungle Animals
Gorillas are huge, hairy, man-like creatures that live in Africa. How much do you know about them? Do you know: How long are a gorilla's arms? What is a gorilla's favorite food? Where does a gorilla sleep? Can gorillas tie knots? Find out what a gorilla looks like, where it lives, what it eats, what eats it, how babies are born, and other fun facts. Educational Versions have CCSS activities.